Polio Re-Emerges In New York City’s Wastewater

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Officials in New York announced that they have found poliovirus in the city’s wastewater, fortunately the CDC says most people were vaccinated as children and roughly 93% of kids today have received three or more doses by age two. NBC News’ Joshua Johnson is joined by Dr. Bob Lahita to discuss the re-emergence of polio as New Yorkers are still dealing with the spread of monkeypox and lack of vaccine appointments.

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